BELLE VERNON — Rep. Bud Cook (R-Washington/Fayette) announced today that Mon Valley Progress Council has been awarded a grant totaling $157,250 from the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) for Riverfront Park in Charleroi Borough, Washington County.
“This is great news for our community,” said Cook. “Grants like this help support recreation and conservation opportunities, which help make the 49th Legislative District a better place to live, work and play.”
The project includes rehabilitation of a boat launch and parking area, construction of a retaining wall, pedestrian pathways, ADA access, landscaping, project sign and other related site improvements.
This local grant was among those awarded through several grant programs administered by the DCNR.
Representative Bud Cook
49th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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